Your Role at HLV:
Physical Science, Biology, Earth Science, Anatomy and Physiology, Chemistry, Physics, AP Biology
Dance Team Coach, Student Council Advisor, Silver Cord Sponsor
I received a BA in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in 2000 from Cornell College in Mt. Vernon, Iowa and an MA in Teaching and Learning with Technology in 2007 from Ashford University in Clinton, Iowa. I am also certified by the College Board to teach AP Biology.
Hobbies or Special Interests:
I enjoy volunteering for the Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership (HOBY) program in both Iowa and Illinois. I also volunteer for the Iowa County Relay For Life planning committee. In my spare time, I write for various online websites and help create curriculum for an online high school. I do seem to know a large amount of random trivia, especially about pop culture.
What do you enjoy most about your role at HLV?
I love the family feel of the HLV community. It really shines through when we all rally together to help each other out and stick up for each other. I am proud to be an HLV teacher and glad my own children also get an outstanding education here.